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Stories about architecture, cities, people, and inspiration. Through words, images and video, learn more about the impact of KPF's work in the built environment.

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James von Klemperer Participates in Commercial Observer’s “Making of the Modern Office Tower” Forum

On March 18, the KPF President and Design Principal discussed the process of designing cutting-edge office buildings, from development to completion.

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KPFui's Brandon Pachuca Presents Platform to Explore NYC Community Board Meetings

As part of Open Data Week, on March 11, Brandon showcased block party, an interface that aims to make local policy information easily accessible.

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John Bushell Presents to the Lord Mayor of London

As part of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects, KPF Design Principal John Bushell participated in an audience with the Rt Hon The Lord Mayor Alderman William Russell, and Alderman Sir Charles Bowman, to brief them on the importance of London’s architectural sector.

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KPF Presents to BIM4Turkey

KPF BIM Specialist Orkun Beydagi gave a presentation on using Building Information Management to deliver high-rise buildings, in a webinar hosted by BIM4Turkey.

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Robert Whitlock Presents CITIC Tower in Skyscraper Museum Talk

On February 23, the KPF Principal discussed the Beijing supertall as part of the Skyscraper Museum’s Supertall! 2020 exhibition lecture series, during which architects provide insight into the design of their tallest towers.

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KPF Mourns the Loss of Dear Friend and Close Collaborator Les Robertson

KPF Principals and Founding Partner Bill Pedersen remember close friend of the firm Les Robertson.

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John Bushell Discusses how the Pandemic has Changed the Way We Design in MODUS Magazine

John, KPF Design Principal, explained how COVID-19 has underlined the need for innovative natural ventilation solutions and how current KPF projects are addressing this.

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KPF Hosts Lunar New Year Card Design Competition

To celebrate the Year of the Ox, KPF announced its annual competition, which tasked staff with designing a 2021 card.

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Florence Chan and Brian Chung Featured in Architectural Practice Magazine

The KPF Directors discussed China Resources Tower and Ping An Finance Centre in the magazine’s special issue celebrating the 40th anniversary of Shenzhen’s status as a free trade zone.

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Alex Miller Participates in a Think Tank on the Adaptive Reuse of Historic Buildings

KPF Senior Associate Principal, Alex joined a discussion with conservation professionals on the challenges of retrofitting London’s rich stock of historic buildings, to improve environmental performance without compromising heritage value.

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James von Klemperer Presents KPF Supertalls in Skyscraper Museum Event

On January 26, the KPF President discussed the designs of the China Resources Tower and Lotte World Tower, two of KPF’s supertalls in Asia.

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Elie Gamburg Presents at the Oxford Cambridge ARC Development Conference

KPF Director Elie Gamburg presented a talk entitled “Commerce and Campus: Lab, Research, Life-science and Technology Office - A Global Perspective”.

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John Bushell Discusses Perceptions and Sustainability of Tall Buildings as part of the NLA Expert Panel

As a member of the New London Architecture (NLA) Expert Panel on Tall Buildings, KPF Principal John Bushell joined a discussion on the perception of tall buildings in London and their environmental performance.

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